Forticreme Complete

A ready-to-eat, high calorie, nutritionally complete dessert-style nutritional supplement.
  • High in calories (200kcal) with 12g protein and 28 vitamins and minerals.
  • Can help you meet your daily nutritional needs when your usual diet is not enough.
  • Pudding-like consistency to offer variety from ready-to-drink liquid nutritional supplements and an alternative for people that may require texture modified food or drink.
  • High in calories to help improve your body weight when you are unwell or recovering from illness.
  • Good source of protein to support maintenance of muscle mass.
  • Available in 4 delicious flavours: vanilla, banana, forest fruit and chocolate.
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For use in the dietary management of

  • Disease-related malnutrition.
  • People with high energy and protein requirements.
  • People with swallowing difficulties or conditions requiring texture modified diet.

 Important notice

  • Not for parenteral use.
  • Not suitable for people with galactosaemia.
  • Not suitable for people with cow’s milk protein allergy.
  • Not suitable for children under the age of 6 years.

Directions of use

  • Ready to eat.
  • Best served chilled.
  • Usage to be determined by a healthcare professional.
  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Once opened, store in the refrigerator.
  • Discard unused content after 24 hours.

 FAQs

1. What is Forticreme Complete?

Forticreme Complete is a ready-to-eat dessert-style nutrition supplement that is high in calories (200kcal) with 12g protein and 28 vitamins and minerals per tub. It can help you meet your daily nutritional needs when your usual diet is not enough and is a good source of protein to assist in the maintenance of muscle mass. Forticreme Complete is a food for special medical and must be used under medical supervision.

2. Who is Forticreme Complete for?

Forticreme Complete is for use in the dietary management of people with disease-related malnutrition, people with high energy and protein requirements, and people with swallowing difficulties or conditions requiring texture modified diet.

3. Who shouldn’t use Forticreme Complete?

Forticreme Complete is not suitable as a sole source of nutrition, for people with galactosaemia and/or with cow’s milk protein allergy. It’s also not suitable for children under the age of 6 years.

4. What does Forticreme Complete contain?

Forticreme Complete is high in calories (200kcal) with 12g of protein and 28 vitamins and minerals per tub. The complete list of ingredients can be found on the Forticreme Complete Product Fact Sheet.

5. Does Forticreme Complete contain lactose?

Forticreme Complete is low lactose (lactose <2g/100g).

6. Does Forticreme Complete contain any other allergens?

Forticreme Complete contains cows’ milk protein; it doesn’t contain soy, wheat, egg, nuts* or lupins.

7. Is Forticreme Complete halal certified?

Forticreme Complete doesn’t contain any halal forbidden ingredients.

8. Is Forticreme Complete kosher certified?

Forticreme Complete doesn’t contain any kosher forbidden ingredients.

9. Does Forticreme Complete contain any gluten?

Forticreme Complete does not have any gluten containing ingredients. There is nil detectable gluten when tested to a sensitivity level of less than 5 parts per million i.e. 5ppm.

10. Do I need to prepare Forticreme Complete?

There’s no preparation needed; Forticreme Complete comes in a ready to eat format and best served chilled but usage needs to be determined by a healthcare professional. Store in a cool, dry place and once opened, store in the refrigerator. Ensure you discard unused contents after 24 hours.

11. What is Forticreme Complete used for?

Forticreme Complete is used for the dietary management of disease-related malnutrition (DRM). It is also used for people with high energy and protein requirements and/or people with swallowing difficulties or conditions requiring texture modified diet.

12. What flavour does Forticreme Complete come in?

Forticreme Complete comes in an easy-to-hold 125g plastic tub and is available in 4 delicious flavours – vanilla, banana, forest fruit and chocolate.

13. Where can Forticreme Complete be purchased from?

Forticreme Complete can be purchased via calling our Customer Support Team on 1800 884 367 or from your local pharmacy.

14. How do I take Forticreme Complete?

Forticreme Complete is presented in an easy-to-hold 125g plastic tub and is best served chilled. Your exact usage needs to be determined by a healthcare professional. There are recipes available to show you how Forticreme Complete can be incorporated to create a delicious smoothie or snack. Always take as directed by your healthcare professional.

15. Is it safe to consume Forticreme Complete with other medications?

You should be able to take Forticreme Complete with most medications. For any medication that specifies to be taken on an empty stomach, do not take these with Forticreme Complete. Interactions between medications and food and drink may exist. If you are unsure or have questions, ask your prescribing doctor about whether Forticreme Complete can be taken with your medication.

16. Where can I find out more?

For more information call the Nutricia Careline on 1800 438 500.

* Peanut (Arachis hypogaea), Almond (Amygdalus communis L.), Hazelnut (Corylus avellana), Walnut (Juglans regia), Cashew (Anacardium occidentale), Pecan nut (Carya illinoiesis (Wangenh.) K. Koch), Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa), Pistachio nut (Pistacia vera), Macadamia nut and Queensland nut (Macadamia ternifolia) and products thereof.